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Scrap-book, containing caricatures, some dated 1813, and other drawings, chiefly by John Gibson Lockhart, engravings, etchings, lithographs, etc., 1813-1857, undated.

Identifier: MS.1626

Scope and Contents

The scrap-book includes the drawing of Fenella dancing before Charles II (? by Charles Kirkpatrick Sharpe) (number 78), that of John Gibson Lockhart and others riding to Selkirk, 1823 (number 80), and the portrait of Charles Scott, 1820 (number 82), all reproduced in Andrew Lang’s ‘Life and Letters of ... Lockhart’, and a portrait of Tom Purdie, 1822 (number 79). The album also contains ‘Select Sonnets’ by George Huntly Gordon (printed, undated), with an autograph dedication by the author to Mrs Hope Scott, 1857 (number 63).


  • Creation: 1813-1857, undated.

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Conditions Governing Use

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87 Items ; Various sizes, in a folio album.

Language of Materials

From the Series: Undetermined


87 prints and drawings. Numbers 64-87, now pasted into the album, were received loose.


Lang, Andrew. 'Life and letters of John Gibson Lockhart' (London, 1897).

Repository Details

Part of the National Library of Scotland Archives and Manuscripts Division Repository

Archives and Manuscript Division
National Library of Scotland
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Edinburgh EH1 1EJ
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